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Comments on Government Complaints - Bus Services News & Events Stage Bus

With bus operators easily flouting the laws – who protects the public transport users?

TRANSIT took note of this very interesting article in the Star Metro section on 23 June 2009 that outlines some of the challenges faced by the major bus operators thanks to poor planning, weak government agencies, and total disrespect for the law. 23 June 2009 Law-abiding bus operators hard hit by underhanded monopoly Story and […]

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Information News & Events

Train crash in Washington DC kills 6

TRANSIT took note of the sad news of a tragedy in Washington DC, where a collision between two trains on Washington DC’s red line took the lives of 6 people and injured 70 more. For more information, please see the google news portal’s collection of stories at this link. In addition, the Star newspaper is […]

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Comments on Government Complaints - Bus Services Ferry/Water-based Transport Information News & Events

Updates #10

Updates 1. Article: New twist to Penang ferry issue (The Star) – Penang Port Sdn. Bhd Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Ahmad Ibnihajar criticizes the Penang Ports Commission and the state government for issuing statements on the matter of the transfer of the Penang Ferry. For your information, Penang Port Sdn. Bhd. is a […]

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Comments on Planning Information Stage Bus Universal Design

Info about the TransJakarta system

Our friend Mr. Ong visited Jakarta recently and took some time to look at the TransJakarta bus system. Mr. Ong has spoken on more than one occasion of the TransJakarta system as an effective example of low-cost improvements to public transport.  Of course the system is not perfect (what system is?) and can see improvements […]

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Complaints - Bus Services Complaints - KTM Complaints - RapidKL KTM Komuter (Klang Valley) Stage Bus

Updates #5

Some interesting comments and articles in the news: [KLIA] Bus ticket counter to be moved THE bus ticketing counter at the KL International Airport will be moved to the top floor of Block C, on the same level where the limousine counter is located, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Seri Nazri Abd […]

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Complaints - Bus Services News & Events Stage Bus

Rakan Cop numbers on the bus

Rakan Cop numbers on buses to curb crime By PRIYA MENON The Kuala Lumpur Police and RapidKL have joined forces in a crime prevention campaign that was launched by the KL Police chief Datuk Wira Muhammad Sabtu Osman yesterday at the Pasar Seni Bus Hub. The campaign is aimed at reducing the number of crimes […]